PHY-715: Introductory Solid State Physics

Solids treated as translational symmetry structures, their effect in x-ray and particle scattering, and thermal and vibrational properties of solids. Binding energy of solids, electronics in periodic potentials, and formation of bands. The free electron model of metals.
Level: 
Graduate
Credits: 
3
Prerequisites: 
PHY 614
Corequisites: 
none
Semester(s) offered: 
Occasional

Course Schedules

Semester Sec Instructor Times / Rm
Fall 2006
1
Nikolai Prokof'ev
TuTh 2:30-3:45
LGRT 1033
Fall 2003
TuTh 2:30
Hasa 113
Fall 2002
TuTh 2:30 - 3:45
Hasa 113
Fall 2001 Nikolai Prokof'ev
TuTh 2:30 - 3:45